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There are 7 ways to get from Würzburg to Madrid by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Madrid (MAD) FRA - MAD

63€ - 324€

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Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  8h 34m

  1. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Madrid (MAD) NUE - MAD

49€ - 221€

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Train to Munich, fly  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Madrid (MAD) MUC - MAD

75€ - 416€

Train  •  18h 22m

  1. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  4. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave

240€ - 417€

Bus  •  32h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Würzburg to Karlsruhe N3202 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Madrid

101€ - 149€

Bus via Basel  •  34h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Würzburg to Freiburg 015 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Freiburg to Basel, Basel SBB N99 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Basel to Madrid

99€ - 210€

Drive  •  18h 5m

  1. Drive from Würzburg to Madrid 1947.2 km

210€ - 320€

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The cheapest way to get from Würzburg to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 230€ and takes 8h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Würzburg to Madrid is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 330€ and takes 6h 48m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Würzburg to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Würzburg and arriving at Madrid via Karlsruhe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from Würzburg to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Wuerzburg Hbf and arriving at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Lyon Part Dieu and Barcelona-Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18h 22m.

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The distance between Würzburg and Madrid is 1491 km. The road distance is 1947.2 km.

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The best way to get from Würzburg to Madrid without a car is to train which takes 18h 22m and costs 240€ - 420€.

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It takes approximately 6h 48m to get from Würzburg to Madrid, including transfers.

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Würzburg to Madrid bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Würzburg station.

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Würzburg to Madrid train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Wuerzburg Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Würzburg to Madrid is to train which takes 18h 22m and costs 240€ - 420€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 32h 40m.

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  • Distance: 1490.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 48m

What companies run services between Würzburg, Germany and Madrid, Spain?

You can take a train from Würzburg to Madrid via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Lyon Part Dieu, and Barcelona-Sants in around 18h 22m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Würzburg to Madrid via Karlsruhe in around 32h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 320€
Flights from Nuremberg to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
Flights from Nuremberg to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 440€
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 360€
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 360€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 650€
Flights from Nuremberg to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 400€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from Nuremberg to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 310€
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 370€
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 340€
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 180€
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 2600€
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
130€ - 2600€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 750€
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 380€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 440€
Flights from Nuremberg to Madrid via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
30€ - 160€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
85€ - 380€
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
180€ - 430€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 350€
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 260€
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Madrid via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
9h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 430€
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Pegasus Airlines
Website
flypgs.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Madrid via Sabiha Gokcen
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
200€ - 390€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
5h 58m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
100€ - 130€
1st Class
120€ - 150€
Renfe SNCF
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 120€
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
60€ - 85€
Promo+
70€ - 75€
Flexible
90€ - 120€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Würzburg to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Würzburg to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 22€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Freiburg to Basel, Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
26h 41m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
75€ - 180€
Book at
eurolines.ch

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Madrid Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Würzburg to Madrid bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Madrid station.

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Würzburg to Madrid train services, operated by Renfe AVE, arrive at Madrid-Puerta De Atocha station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Würzburg to Madrid is 1947 km. It takes approximately 18h 5m to drive from Würzburg to Madrid.

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